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Current Vacancies

To view current vacancies at St. Vincent’s University Hospital please click on the link:  HospitalJobs.ie website 

Recruitment at St. Vincent’s University Hospital

St. Vincent’s University Hospital is committed to the recruitment, development, and retention of the highest calibre of staff, in order to provide the best quality health care to all of its patients and enable the achievement of the objectives of the Hospital.  The principles we observe in our treatment and care of patients and in our dealings with staff are based on the core values of human dignity, compassion, justice, quality, advocacy and mutual respect. 

St. Vincent’s University Hospital was awarded Joint Commission International Accreditation in February 2010.   

Employment Information…

What are the main occupation types employed?

There are broad ranges of occupations in St. Vincent’s University Hospital.  When thinking of the Health Sector one might assume that it is mainly Doctors and Nurses, however there are a vast number of careers within the sector.  The types of careers are categorised as follows:


Included in this category are all grades of nurses and health care assistants.  The Hospital will accept speculative applications for all nursing and HCA grades.  For further information please contact a member of the Nursing HR team

Nursing HR



Included in this category are all grades of doctors. The Hospital will accept speculative applications for SHO and Registrars posts and has a large volume specialties and sub-specialties.  For further details please contact a member of the Medical HR team

Medical HR


Clinical Administrative and General Services  

Included in this category are:

Allied Health Professionals e.g. Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech & Language Therapy, Dietitians etc

Other Health and Social Care Professionals e.g. Radiography, Social Workers, Cardiology, Pathology (all grades of Scientists & Biochemists), Clinical Psychologists, Health Promotion etc 

Management/Administration e.g. Administrators at all grades that provide administration to all the different functions in the Hospital, Finance, HR, ICT etc

Support staff e.g. Porters, Technical Services, Catering, Security etc

Patient & Client Care e.g. Therapy & Laboratory Assistants, Health Care Assistants etc

The Hospital will not accept speculative applications for all grades of staff noted above.  For further information please contact a member of the CAGS HR team


What types of contracts are offered?

St. Vincent’s University Hospital offers both permanent and temporary employment opportunities. 

What are the benefits of working with St. Vincent's University Hospital?

·         Defined benefit pension scheme

·         Flexible working hours

·         Access to excellent learning and development opportunities

·         Library facilities

·         Subsidised pharmacy

·         Access to subsidised Gym Facilities

·         Access to health services credit union

·         Group discount for health insurance

·         Excellent access to public transport including dart and bus routes

·         Tax saver commuter ticket scheme


Information on validation of Non-Irish Qualifications

www.medicalcouncil.ie for Medical Practitioners 

www.nursingborard.ie for Nurses (An Bord Altranais)

www.dohc.ie for Audiologist, Biochemists, Dietitians, Medical Physicists, Orthopists, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists and Radiographers. 

www.amls.ie for Medical Scientists

www.iscp.ie for Physiotherapists

www.nswqb.ie for Medical Social Workers

www.pharmaceuticalsociety.ie for Pharmacists